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Tips for Lawyers with ADHD

An ABA study reported that 12.5 percent of U.S. attorneys self-reported ADHD, which is anywhere from 8 to 2 percent higher than the general adult population, depending on which study you review. Lawyers with ADHD may struggle to meet deadlines, prioritize work, and...

Working With Paralegals: What They Think You Should Know

As lawyers, we often find ourselves working with paralegals and other staff on our cases, acting in a managerial role without a manager title (or management training). Being a good manager is critical to developing team morale and getting the best work from your...

What Michael Scott Can Teach Us About Networking

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYWwfdb2A88   Today, I'm talking about The Office, one of the most popular television comedies of all time and one of the most streamed shows of the past 2 years. As the boss of the Scranton branch of paper company Dunder Mifflin,...

Tips for Lawyers with ADHD

An ABA study reported that 12.5 percent of U.S. attorneys self-reported ADHD, which is anywhere from 8 to 2 percent higher than the general adult population, depending on which study you review. Lawyers with ADHD may struggle to meet deadlines, prioritize work, and...

Working With Paralegals: What They Think You Should Know

As lawyers, we often find ourselves working with paralegals and other staff on our cases, acting in a managerial role without a manager title (or management training). Being a good manager is critical to developing team morale and getting the best work from your...

Tips for Lawyers with ADHD

An ABA study reported that 12.5 percent of U.S. attorneys self-reported ADHD, which is anywhere from 8 to 2 percent higher than the general adult population, depending on which study you review. Lawyers with ADHD may struggle to meet deadlines, prioritize work, and...

Working With Paralegals: What They Think You Should Know

As lawyers, we often find ourselves working with paralegals and other staff on our cases, acting in a managerial role without a manager title (or management training). Being a good manager is critical to developing team morale and getting the best work from your...

What Michael Scott Can Teach Us About Networking

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vYWwfdb2A88   Today, I'm talking about The Office, one of the most popular television comedies of all time and one of the most streamed shows of the past 2 years. As the boss of the Scranton branch of paper company Dunder Mifflin,...

Most Helpful Keyboard Shortcuts for Lawyers

Today, I want to talk about keyboard shortcuts for lawyers. There was a time when I inwardly groaned whenever I had to insert a section symbol into a piece of legal writing. It took an embarrassingly long time before I realized I could simply add it using a pre-set...

Podcast Recap: Young Lawyer Rising

This week, the ABA’s Young Lawyer Division released its latest entry in the Young Lawyer Rising podcast. Hosted by Sonia Raichur Russo, panelists included Dani Borel, a partner at Breazeale, Sachse & Wilson (Baton Rouge, LA), Silvia Alexandria Mansoor, a litigator...

Three Tips if You’re Always Late

Have you ever noticed that some people in your life are always late? Maybe it’s you!  In your personal life, your friends and family may chalk this up to the price of admission to having a relationship with you. In your professional life, getting a reputation as...

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